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  1. Gerstad Builders Launches Jackson Model 360 Tour

    For those of you who have been looking for the perfect two-story home in McHenry County, look no further than the Jackson model in Gerstad Builders Liberty Trails community. The Jackson model starts at $342,490 and is 2,360 square feet. The two floors feature three bedrooms, two and half bathrooms, […]

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  2. Holiday Season: It’s Magical

    It is that magical time of year. Everyone is starting to get into the holiday mood and all the hustle and bustle.  No matter how busy you are, take a step back to enjoy this time of year with your family and friends. Wondering how to do that? We have […]

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  3. Build the Home of Your Dreams at Liberty Trails

    Are you looking for “new homes near me?” Struggling to find the perfect home? Stop looking and start considering building a home the way you pictured. Check out Liberty Trails! This beautiful community offers convenience and amenities for all ages. If you are looking for a quality built home close […]

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  4. Water Activities Near Gerstad Builders Communities

    Summer is just around the corner, and, collectively, I think we all are ready for it. For many of us, the glorious summer days of Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin are the very reason we stick around through the winter and spring months. Needless to say that with all this […]

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  5. New Release in Liberty Trails

    Gerstad Builders is excited to announce a new section of lots in their successful Liberty Trails neighborhood. This is the FINAL PHASE! Solidify your spot in this amazing upcoming community and find the home site of your dreams. Liberty Trails, a new home community in McHenry, is loved by residents […]

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  6. Skiing, Sledding and Tubing Near Your Gerstad Home

    Whether it’s a small slope in the backyard or a gigantic water tower hill, it’s safe to say that most Illinois and Wisconsin residents have experienced sledding, skiing, or tubing at least once in their life.  McHenry, Richmond, Poplar Grove and Williams Bay have tons of great opportunities to experience […]

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  7. Gerstad Builders Wins Platinum Key Award for Palmer Plan

    Our Gerstad Builders team is proud to announce that we won the Platinum Key award in the Production Home 2,000-8,000 square feet category for our Palmer new home in Liberty Trails. Presented by the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago (HBAGC), the Key Awards are the premier awards given in […]

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  8. Tips for Buying a Home in Your 20’s, 30’s and 40’s

    Each stage of life offers new challenges and as those curveballs are thrown your way, what you need from your home will change. What you need as a homebuyer in your early 20’s is not necessarily what you’ll need when you’re in your 30’s and 40’s. Here are some of […]

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  9. Is Your New Home in Illinois Ready for New Technology and Devices?

    If you’re looking to outfit your new home with digital locks, security cameras, thermostats and smart lights, then you’re going to need a smart home hub to connect them all together! At Gerstad Builders, we offer the highest quality new homes throughout Illinois and Wisconsin and we always strive to […]

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  10. Jump-Starting the Holiday Spirit Around Gerstad Communities

    The holiday season is just around the corner! As the streets begin to sparkle and merchants make preparations for crowds of shoppers, residents near Gerstad Builders’ communities have lots of special upcoming events to look forward to near their new homes in McHenry, Williams Bay, Poplar Grove and Richmond. Most […]

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